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15 Biggest Mid-Day Gainers For Monday

  • New Concept Energy, Inc. (NYSE: GBR) shares jumped 88.3 percent to $3.05.
  • Cellect Biotechnology Ltd. (NASDAQ: APOP) shares climbed 78.6 percent to $11.19 after the company disclosed that the first stem cell transplant has been completed in its Phase I/II trial.
  • Systemax Inc. (NYSE: SYX) shares rose 27.1 percent to $9.15 as the company agreed to sell all of its unprofitable European Technology Products Group businesses.
  • Impax Laboratories Inc (NASDAQ: IPXL) surged 22.4 percent to $11.32. Impax named Paul Bisaro as CEO.
  • Regulus Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ: RGLS) shares rose 14.3 percent to $1.60.
  • HTG Molecular Diagnostics Inc (NASDAQ: HTGM) shares gained 12.2 percent to $10.83 after jumping 145.55 percent on Friday.
  • ITUS Corp (NASDAQ: ITUS) shares jumped 11 percent to $2.69.
  • Weatherford International Plc (NYSE: WFT) surged 10.3 percent to $6.49. Weatherford and Schlumberger (NYSE: SLB) announced plans to form OneStim joint venture. Wells Fargo upgraded Weatherford International to Outperform.
  • Sears Holdings Corp (NASDAQ: SHLD) shares climbed 10.2 percent to $9.37.
  • Paratek Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: PRTK) shares gained 8.8 percent to $17.25. Allergan and Paratek announced that Phase 3 trials for the treatment of moderate to severe acne has met primary endpoints.
  • EXACT Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ: EXAS) surged 7.7 percent to $22.70. Cowen & Co. initiated coverage on EXACT Sciences with an Outperform rating.
  • Thermon Group Holdings Inc (NYSE: THR) rose 7.1 percent to $20.73. BMO Capital upgraded Thermon Group to Outperform.
  • HCA Holdings Inc (NYSE: HCA) shares rose 5.1 percent to $90.42. Mizuho upgraded HCA from Neutral to Buy.
  • Snap Inc (NYSE: SNAP) rose 4.5 percent to $23.76. Credit Suisse initiated coverage on Snap with an Outperform rating, while Cowen & Co. initiates coverage on the stock with an Outperform rating. Morgan Stanley initiated Snap with Overweight, while Goldman Sachs initiated Snap with Buy.
  • Dominion Diamond Corp (NYSE: DDC) gained 3.7 percent to $13.19 as the company announced plans to explore strategic alternatives.

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